Celebrating 25 years of Across the Street & Around the World

What started in 1993 with the adoption of a child in Eastern Europe has grown into the Giving Children Hope that now serves thousands of children and families across the street and around the world every week. This year, we celebrate our 25th anniversary and we invite you to celebrate with us. Giving Children Hope […]

Hurricane Harvey Relief: A Reflection from our Executive Director

Last week, Giving Children Hope’s Executive Director, Sean Lawrence, traveled with a team to Houston, Texas. While there, he assessed the damage from Hurricane Harvey, brainstormed ways to provide ongoing relief to those affected, and had the opportunity to engage with victims of the hurricane. Read his reflection below.  — I’ve seen firsthand the destruction […]

Summer of Sharing

The demand for Giving Children Hope’s resources has grown faster and more urgently than at any other time in our 24-year history. Across the street, what started with preventing hunger, has transformed to preventing homelessness. This summer, we’ve seen a 50% increase in families coming to us to help them end the cycle of poverty.  Around […]

Relief for Venezuela

At one point, it was the richest country in Latin America, flourishing from the oil industry, but now, Venezuela is experiencing a humanitarian crisis. With skyrocketing inflation rates over 800% and a growing political storm, the crisis in Venezuela is continually worsening. As prices increase, severe basic needs shortages are occurring, including food and medical […]